bowed down

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Synonyms for bowed down

heavily burdened with work or cares

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And as he said this, the man bowed down again, but not to the ground, turned slowly and went out of the room.
I have never bowed down to anyone, nor will I let my country's people bow down to anyone,' Imran added.
It has neither bowed down to pressure from the US in the past nor does it intend to do now, Asif added, referring to the country's strategic policies.
He said Pakistan has neither bowed down to pressure from the US in the past nor does it intend to do now.
The minister added while discussing the prevailing state of Pakistan-United States relations that Pakistan has neither bowed down to pressure from the US in the past nor does it intend to do now.
After a seven-day-long shutter-down and wheel-jam strike across GB against imposition of taxes, the GB government bowed down before the protesters and agreed to withdraw all taxes being imposed in the region.
They eventually bowed down to the gritty club where its import Lindsay Stalzer once belonged.
Electricity water transport food and gas Because of the cost we use less and less, We live in a country that in the main is cold and dank The people are servile and downtrodden, under the heel Her praises with their heads bowed down.
The night sky bowed down like a black well Stars fell into it
Bradley, Bootle Maggie Thatcher was a very unpopular leader, yet at this point in time we need strong leadership and no way would she have bowed down to Europe.
According to Velinovska, the same Besimi, who last year bowed down before NLA's monument in Slupcane, is now appearing in a role or Euro-integrator and stands next to the Greek counterpart on Greek territory and instead of the interests of the majority of the Macedonian people and his interests to stand behind him, the interests of the EU and the country-host do.
ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Fauzia Siddiqui, sister of Dr Aafia Siddiqui, who is imprisoned in US jail, has said there is no difference between Musharrafs government and incumbent rulers as both are bowed down before the United States.
They entered the house and save the child with his mother, Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him.
IN this summer of our discontent we are bowed down by excessive taxes, negative equity on our homes, fuel and food prices through the roof and no chance of getting on the housing ladder, while the government tells us everything is under control.
Kneeling on the ground, he bowed down with his forehead touching the ground, and had them repeat three times: "My God, I believe, I adore, I hope and I love You.